Airforce X & Y Group - Exam Important Dates, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, Exam Syllabus - 2022

Air force Group X and Y Airmen exam Important Dates, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, syllabus- 2022

Airmen X and Y Group

Indian Air Force Airmen Group X & Y are the workforce under officer rank in the Indian Air Force. Airmen Group X & Y exam is conducted by the Indian Air Force for the selecting airmen into the Indian Air Force. Indian Air Force Group X & Y is a national level examination, conducted twice a year, in March and September. This test is one of the best ways for young undergraduates looking for an opportunity to join the Indian Air Force.

Indian Air Force offers many opportunities for career growth which include free educational qualifications and training. There are two groups, Group X and Group Y, both of which have two trades technical and non-technical. After joining the Air Force, the Air Man of the technical group remains involved in the operation of aircraft, weapons, radars, and special vehicles. While the non-technical Air Man is involved in financials, accountancy, administration, human resource management, security, logistic support, vehicle transportation, and many other types of work. 

Indian Air Force Group X & Y Exam-2022, Important Dates

Events Important Dates
Date of Notification Announced soon
Date of online application Announced soon
Admit Card Announced soon
Exam Date Announced soon
Result ----
Physical fitness test and Adaptability test -----
Provisional Selection list ------
Enrolment list -------

Indian Air Force Group X &Y Exam 2022-2023, Eligibility Criteria

Age Criteria

Group X & Y (excluding Education Instructor and musician Trade): 17-21 years, born between 19 July 2001 and 01 July 2005.

Group X (Education instructor trade): 20-25 years

Group Y (Musician Trade): 17-25 years

Educational qualification

Group Educational Qualification
Group X (Technical Trade) Passed Intermediate/ 12th / equivalent examination with Physics, Mathematics with a minimum of 50% aggregated marks and 50% marks in English. Or Passed 3-year Diploma course in engineering in any stream from a recognized Polytechnic Institute with 50% marks in aggregate (if English not a subject in diploma, must have 50% marks in English in 10th).
Group X (Education instructor trade) BA with English as one the subjects or B.Sc. with Physics/ Psychology/ Chemistry/ Mathematics/ IT / Computer Science/ Statistics as one of the subjects or BCA with a minimum 50% marks. Or MA in English/ Psychology or M.Sc. Mathematics/ Physics/ Statistics/ Computer Science/ IT or MCA with a minimum of 50% marks. B.Ed. degree with a minimum of 50% marks from a recognized institute. Graduation and B.Ed. program should be recognized by UGC/ NCTE/ Competent accreditation authority.
Group Y (Non-technical Trade) Passed Intermediate/ 12th / equivalent exam in any of the stream with 50% Aggregated and 50% marks in English.
Group Y (Medical Assistant Trade) Passed Intermediate / 12th / equivalent exam with Physics, Chemistry, Biology with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate, and 50% marks in English.
Group Y (Musician Trade) Passed Matriculation /10th class or equivalent with minimum pass marks from any Government recognised School/Boards and must be skilled in playing at least one among the subsequent musical instruments: Trumpet / Violin/ Bass / Saxophone / Clarinet / Euphonium / Jazz-Drum / Piccolo / Bass Trombone / Key Board/ Sarod / Guitar/ Viola / Cello / String Bass.

Physical and Medical Standards

For the selection in the position of an Airman, the candidate must be physically and mentally fit to perform duties in any part of the world, climate, and environment. Physical/Medical Standards for an Airman set by Central Airmen Selection Board.

Indian Air Force Group X &Y Exam 2022-2023, Selection Procedure

Phase l: written examination

Phase ll: Physical fitness Test, Adaptability test

Phase lll: Medical test

Provisional selection list and enrolment list

Indian Air Force Group X &Y Exam 2022-2023, Exam pattern

Mode of exam: Online

Language: English and Hindi

Type of questions: Objective type

Marking scheme: 1 mark for every correct answer. There is a negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer selected.

The subjects of the written examination, duration, and the maximum marks allocated to each subject are as follows-

Group Subject Total Marks Duration
Airmen Group X English, Physics, Mathematics 70 marks 60 min
Airmen Group Y English, Reasoning and general awareness (RAGA) 50 marks 45 min
Airmen Group X & Y English, Physics, Mathematics, and Reasoning and general awareness (RAGA) 100 marks 85 min

Indian Air Force Group X &Y Exam 2022-2023, Exam Syllabus

The Indian Air Force Group X & Y syllabus comprises of four subjects. The online exam syllabus is given below-



Word Formation (nouns from verbs, adjectives, etc.)



Noun & Pronoun

Modals Clauses (noun, adverb & relative Conjunction Adverb clauses)

Subject-verb agreement

Verb formation and error

Sentence transformation  


One-word substitution



Spelling Errors

Idioms and phrases


Physical World and Measurement

Laws of Motion


Work, Energy, & Power      

The motion of System of Particles and Rigid Body


Properties of Bulk Matter  


Behaviour of Perfect Gases and Kinetic Theory of Gases         

Oscillations and Waves                  

Electrostatics Current                               

Electricity Magnetic

Effects of Current & Magnetism               

Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Current 

 Electro-Magnetic Waves                          


Dual Nature of Matter                                            

Electronic Devices                                                              

Atoms and Nuclei                                                                

Communication Systems


Sets, Relations, and function                    

Trigonometric Functions                                       

Inverse Trigonometric Functions                                     

Complex Number and Quadratic Equations                               

Linear Inequalities                                                              

Mathematical Induction                             

Permutations & Combinations                  

Binomial Theorem  

Sequences and Series                   

Cartesian system of rectangular coordinates               

Straight lines and family of lines                                                 

Circles and family of circles         

Conic sections                     

Three-dimensional Geometry      

Matrices and Determinants           

Limit and Continuity            


Applications of Derivatives                       

Indefinite integrals                                                 

Definite Integrals                                        

Applications of the Integrals                                             

Differential Equations                                            

Mathematical Reasoning                                       

Linear Programming                                              




Reasoning and General awareness        

Number Simplification                   

Distance and Direction                                                                 

Area of triangle, square and rectangle                                                              

Coding and Decoding                                                                                             


Blood relations                                                                                                        

Number Puzzle and coding                                                                                   

Odd one out

Non-verbal Reasoning

Inserting correct mathematical sign                                                       




Mutual relation problem                                                                                       

Assigning artificial values to mathematical digit                                              


Ratio & Proportion                                                                                                  

Simple Trigonometry                                                                                             

Time, Speed and Distance                                                                        

Profit and loss                                                                                                         

Number Series                                                                                            

Mathematical Operations                                                                          

Youngest, tallest relation-based questions                                                       

Time sequence, Number and Rankin                                                                   

Volume & Surface area of cone, cylinder, cuboid, and sphere           

General Awareness                                                                            

Current Affairs                                                                                                        

General Science                                                                                         



Basic Computer Operations                                                                                  



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